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U.S. House may consider bill to fund govt. for a week

U.S. House may consider bill to fund govt. for a week

Donna Campbell says are disadvantaged by laws that limit funds for buildings to traditional public schools only. The agency and advocates say that those shortfalls have led to a sharp drop in available foster homes and other placement options, especially for youth with serious mental health and behavioral problems.


EU officials stand firm ahead of Brexit meeting

EU officials stand firm ahead of Brexit meeting

She warned, "Countries with a third-country status, and that's what Great Britain will be, can not and will not have the same or even more rights as a member of the European Union". "There is no doubt that Brexit negotiations will demand a lot from Britain and Europe, " Merkel told lawmakers. The EU 27 also pushed further on the need for Britain's exit bill to cover the EU's budget up to 2020, a year after Britain leaves.



Uber to roll out flying taxis in Dallas, Dubai by 2020

Could you imagine riding in a flying taxi within three years? VTOL aircraft are electrically powered, meaning they produce no emissions - another indication that they may well be the future of the company. The burden of meeting the target, however, is not on Uber, but rather on the manufacturing partners for the VTOL vehicles. "I can't think of another company in a stronger position to be the leader for this new ecosystem and make the urban electric VTOL market real", Moore said at the ...


European Union summit to assess Ireland's future in wake of Brexit

European Union summit to assess Ireland's future in wake of Brexit

Ireland's case got an extra boost yesterday when German Chancellor Angela Merkel told the Bundestag the "shared space" between the United Kingdom and the Republic of Ireland needed to be held together. European Union officials estimate that Britain faces a bill of $65 billion because of European Union budget rules. What happens after that? . It was the weakest quarterly expansion since the first quarter of 2016, and fell short of the 0.4% expected by economists polled by The Wall Street ...



Treasury Secretary gets pressed on Trump's own returns

That should induce a fairly panicky response, including radical deregulation of business and fiscal austerity on entitlements, but I don't see critics of the tax plan following up on this view consistently. This argument for a corporate tax cut-"let's borrow more now while rates are relatively low"-is remarkably like the argument that Keynesians have been using for more government infrastructure spending for years".


Louisiana bank failure is costliest since financial crisis

Louisiana bank failure is costliest since financial crisis

An influential analyst on Wall Street may give a stock that is now trading at $60 a one-year price target of $90; however, there is no concrete way to calculate a price target. The company has price to cash ratio of 0.37. The bigger the return, the more efficient management is in utilizing its asset base. "Whitney has acquired all transactional deposit accounts, consisting of checking, savings, NOW, and money market accounts of the former First NBC Bank, which was closed today", the ...